Scholarships and Fellowships

The following scholarships and fellowships are awarded to students in the Department of Chemistry

The Gary Anderson Scholarship

Department faculty have named this scholarship in honor of former colleague, Dr. Gary Anderson. It is awarded annually to a chemistry major and currently has a value of $500.

Hannah Bott is the 2013 Anderson Scholar.

Alumni Sponsored School-year Undergraduate Research Experience (ASSURE)

This scholarship provides $1,000 annually to a student engaged in undergraduate research with a chemistry department faculty member.

    

Justin Erwin and Christian Warner are the 2013 participants in this program.

Alumni Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow

This fellowship provides a $4,000 stipend for an undergraduate student to spend full time working on a research project for the summer. It is funded by donations from our alumni.

Caleb Calvary is the Alumni Undergraduate Research Fellow for 2013.

The Paul and Catherine Babb Scholarship

This scholarship was endowed by Dr. Daniel Babb in memory of his parents. It is awarded annually to a chemistry major and provides $1,500 towards that student's academic expenses.

Brian Warner is the 2013 Babb Scholar.

The Brammer Brothers Scholarship

This scholarship was endowed by three brothers who were Marshall chemistry graduates in the 1950's. It is awarded annually to a chemistry major who is a West Virginia resident. This scholarship currently has a value of $500.

Emily Wright is the 2013 Brammer Brothers Scholar.

William Dudley Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow

This fellowship provides a $4,000 stipend for an undergraduate student to spend full time working on a research project for the summer. It is funded by donations from our alumni.

Michael Palacioz is the William Dudley Undergraduate Research Fellow for 2013.

Herbert Louis Eiselstein Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is endowed in the memory of Herbert Louis Eiselstein, a former Vice President of Technology, Research and Development at INCO alloys, by his family. It is awarded annually to a student who will also do research in the Department as part of the award. This scholarship currently has a value of $1,000.

Benjamin Coleman is the 2013 Eiselstein Scholar.

The Gamma Eta of Alpha Chi Sigma Scholarship

This endowed scholarship is administered by the Alpha Chi Sigma Educational Foundation and is awarded annually to a member of Alpha Chi Sigma based on a combination of scholarly excellence and active participation in the Gamma Eta chapter of Alpha Chi Sigma. Members of the Fraternity may be majors in any of the chemical sciences. This scholarship currently has a value of $2,000.

Emily Wright is the 2013 Gamma Eta Scholar.


Awards

The following awards are administered by the Department of Chemistry

Outstanding Freshman Chemist (Sponsored by Chemical Rubber Company)

    

Andrea Hensley and Elizabeth Segrest were selected as the 2013 recipients.

Outstanding Sophomore Chemist (Sponsored by Marshall University Department of Chemistry)

Brian Warner was selected as the 2013 recipient.

Outstanding Analytical Chemist (Sponsored by the Analytical Divison of the American Chemical Society)

Shaheed Elhamdani was selected as the 2013 recipient.

Outstanding Senior Chemist (Sponsored by the American Institute of Chemists and Marshall University Department of Chemistry)

Matthew Thompson was selected as the 2013 recipient.

Outstanding Graduating Chemist (Sponsored by the Central Ohio Valley Section of the American Chemical Society)

Catherine Higgins was selected as the 2013 recipient.

Hypercube Scholar (Sponsored by Hypercube, Inc.)

Anthony Stephenson was selected as the 2013 recipient.

Alpha Chi Sigma Graduate Research Award (Sponsored by the Gamma Eta Chapter of Alpha Chi Sigma)

James Board II was selected as the 2013 recipient.



2012 Scholarships and Awards Recipients

 

 
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